09-06-17 MEDIA ALERT - Astros and Corporate Partners to Provide and Serve Food to 500 Texas National Guard Members

Meals and resources provided daily at Ellington Field Joint Reserve Base starting tomorrow

WHAT:            The Astros Foundation has partnered with a number of Astros corporate partners to both

                        provide and serve food to 500 Texas National Guard members who are positioned at

                        Ellington Field Joint Reserve Base for Hurricane Harvey relief efforts, beginning tomorrow,

                        Sept. 7.


                        The Astros Foundation and partners will provide both the meals and the resources to feed these

                        troops from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m., daily.


                        Bluebell, Freddy's, Landry's, Minute Maid, Papa Johns, Pluckers, Torchy's Tacos,

                        Whataburger and the Transocean Cook Team will join the Astros Foundation starting

                        tomorrow, Sept. 7 through Thursday, Sept. 14 to provide a total of over 3500 meals, with each

                        partner committing to a minimum of one day throughout the week.


                        For those wishing to donate to the Astros Harvey Relief Fund, please visit



WHEN:            Thursday, Sept. 7 - Thursday, Sept. 14

                        6:00 - 8:00 p.m., daily


WHERE:           Ellington Field Joint Reserve Base

                        11140 Aerospace Avenue

                        Houston, TX 77034